With the IEM Sydney group stage finished, the six remaining teams will take their place in the single-elimination playoff bracket.
After wins over NaVi and Apeks in their respective lower-bracket semi-finals, FaZe and GamerLegion will clash in the lower final of Group A.
ESL Pro League Season 18 kicks off on Wednesday, August 30, and here you can find ESB’s free Counter-Strike betting picks for three Group A bouts.
ESB brings you Counter-Strike: Global Offensive betting predictions for four bouts in the first round of Gamers8 on Wednesday, August 16.
ESL has announced the teams that have received direct invites to IEM Sydney, with the event set to take place in late October.
With the IEM Cologne group stage now done and dusted only six teams remain, with the playoffs set to begin this Friday at the LANXESS Arena.
GamerLegion have completed their CS:GO roster after signing Sanzhar “neaLaN” Iskhakov and Sebastian “volt” Malos.
MOUZ have announced the return of Kamil “siuhy” Szkaradek to its CS:GO roster to replace Christopher “dexter” Nong as their in-game leader.
After over performing at the BLAST.tv Paris Major, GamerLegion, Monte and Apeks have seen their ranking improve sharply.
Team Vitality have defeated GamerLegion 2-0 in the final of the BLAST.tv Paris Major to claim the final CS:GO Major.